BREAKING Live Updates: Vikas Dubey Shot Dead By STF
By FnF Correspondent | PUBLISHED: 10, Jul 2020, 8:24 am IST | UPDATED: 10, Jul 2020, 8:28 am IST
Delhi: Vikas Dubey shot dead in an encounter by STF on Friday morning in Kanpur. It is being said that history-sheeter tried to flee away with arms and he was shot in an encounter by the Special Task Force. The gangster was taken to the hospital after he was injured in the encounter.
Vikas was being brought to Kanpur from Ujjain and had to be produced at the court by 10 am.
One of the three police cars taking gangster Vikas Dubey to Uttar Pradesh from Madhya Pradesh, where he was arrested, overturned early this morning on the highway.
Vikas Dubey, on the run since he organized the massacre of eight policemen in Kanpur last Friday, was arrested yesterday at a temple in Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh.
He reportedly drove from Kanpur to Faridabad, through Kota in Rajasthan to Madhya Pradesh - around 1,500 km - without being checked.
Questions were raised on the manner in which he was caught and whether it was an arrest or the gangster turned himself in at a time and place of his choosing. Senior UP police officer Mohit Agarwal said: "We had caught many of his associates and a few were killed. So definitely he was trying to save his life and on the run."
''Kanpur SP has confirmed that Vikas Dubey has been shot dead in an encounter while being brought from Ujjain to Kanpur.As informed by police the gangster tried to run away with a pistol.''